Ebola hemorrhagic fever


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Noun1.Ebola hemorrhagic fever - a severe and often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) caused by the Ebola virus; characterized by high fever and severe internal bleeding; can be spread from person to person; is largely limited to Africa
haemorrhagic fever, hemorrhagic fever, VHF, viral haemorrhagic fever, viral hemorrhagic fever - a group of illnesses caused by a viral infection (usually restricted to a specific geographic area); fever and gastrointestinal symptoms are followed by capillary hemorrhage
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Ebola hemorrhagic fever in Kikwit, Democratic Republic of the Congo: clinical observations in 103 patients.
Even today, the under-five mortality rate and the maternal mortality rate are high, at 98 per thousand births and 693 per 100,000 births (both 2015), respectively, and the country has experienced widespreadoutbreaks of Ebola hemorrhagic fever seven times.
The reemergence of Ebola hemorrhagic fever, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1995.
We applaud the Bank Group for its leadership on and quick response to the Ebola hemorrhagic fever epidemic in parts of West Africa, in particular the rapid mobilization of emergency funding to support treatment and containment," the communique said.
Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF) or Ebola virus disease (EVD) is the human disease caused by infection of the single stranded RNA viruses of the genus 'Ebola' and family 'Filoviridae'.
Jeddah, Rabi'II 12, 1436, Feb 1, 2015, SPA -- The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the management and implementation of a joint programme to fight Ebola hemorrhagic fever disease in West Africa.
JEDDAH, Feb 1 (KUNA) -- The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) signed here on Sunday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the management and implementation of a joint program to fight Ebola hemorrhagic fever disease in West Africa.
Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF) is the human disease caused by the Ebola virus.
Epidemics and related cultural factors for Ebola hemorrhagic fever in Gabon].
Animal and tissue culture studies have provided insight into the pathogenetic role of the endothelium in contributing to the coagulation disorders that characterize Ebola hemorrhagic fever in primates.
The spread of Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF) and the incidence of Ebola cases in the United States have raised issues for employers and employees on appropriate workplace responses.
Rapid air travel and the fact that the development of observable symptoms appear days or even weeks after exposure have increased the potential for international transmission of contagious and often deadly diseases like the Ebola hemorrhagic fever.